Doratopteryx plumigera Butler, 1888

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FAMILY Himantopteridae
SUBFAMILY Himantopterinae
GENUS Doratopteryx
SPECIES plumigera
AUTHORButler, 1888
ORIGINAL COMBINATIONDoratopteryx plumigera, sp. n.
TYPE LOCALITYAfrica E, Mouth of the River Ozy, leg. F. J. Jackson (see Elwes 1890: 335).
GEOGRAPHICAL COORDINATES /
TYPE SPECIMEN(S) Syntypes, BMNH.
STATUS Species
PUBLICATION Butler A. G. 1888c. On three extremely interesting new moths of the family Chalcosiidae from Kilima-njaro and Natal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 1(1):47–50.
PAGINATION 48, fig. 1

Species Distribution

COUNTRY PROVINCE/STATE PUBLICATION PAGE
South Africa   Vári L., Kroon D. M. & Krüger M. 2002. Classification and checklist of the species of Lepidoptera recorded in Southern Africa. - — :i–xxi, 1–385.  
Tanzania, United Republic of   Butler A. G. 1888c. On three extremely interesting new moths of the family Chalcosiidae from Kilima-njaro and Natal. - Annals and Magazine of Natural History (6) 1(1):47–50. 47

Host Plants

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